Language: English, Hebrew
Country: USA, China
|Genre||Romance , Drama|
Set in 1951, the story follows Marcus Messner, the idealistic son of a humble kosher butcher from Newark, N.J. Marcus leaves for Ohio to study at a small, conservative college, where he finds himself at odds with the administration, grapples with anti-Semitism and sexual repression and pines after a troubled girl.
Philip Roth (based on the novel by), James Schamus (written for the screen by)